freedom fighter

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Synonyms for freedom fighter

a person who takes part in an armed rebellion against the constituted authority (especially in the hope of improving conditions)

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'Khan Sahib of Poonch was not only a legendary freedom fighter of Kashmir liberation struggle but was also a great politician, a social reformers and an ardent campaigner for the education, especially education of women,' the AJK president said.
At least 25 members of a breakaway group of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) and their accomplices have been charged for the bombing at Isulan, Sultan Kudarat last August, Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Director General Oscar Albayalde said.
Lahore: The Pakistan government will for the first time put on display the case file of the trial of legendary Indian freedom fighter Bhagat Singh among other historical documents in Lahore on Monday.
The petitioner stated that Bhagat Singh was a freedom fighter of the subcontinent and gave his life along with his companions for the cause of freedom.
While a lot of fans would love to see their love story carry over to "Freedom Fighter: The Ray," executive producer Marc Guggenheim revealed that viewers won't see Leo in the web series.
Citizens Recall Sacrifices of Freedom Fighter Izz Eddin al-Qassam at His Tomb Recalling the sacrifices of the freedom fighter Izz Eddin al-Qassam, the citizens in the city of Jableh in the coastal province of Lattakia, together with delegations from Syrian and Arab tribes, commemorated the anniversary of the 66th Independence Day by visiting the tomb of martyr al-Qassam, the city's son who struggled against the French and British forces.
One social media user posted another image of Indian forces dragging the body of a Kashmiri freedom fighter.
Speaking Tuesday while inspecting the land in Rumuruti, Ms Kimathi said the foundation has attracted close to 5,000 members from across 11 counties who heeded to her call to register and buy land after they lost hope of government allocating land to the freedom fighters.The foundation has signed an an agreement with the directors of Mathira-Kahonoki Gitaaraga Land Investment Company.
The freedom fighters led by Ajab Khan Afridi had taken the revenge of attack by the British on his house in Darra Adamkhel and misbehaving with women when male members were not present in the house and plundering it.
Lahore: Freedom fighter Bhagat Singh's 87th death anniversary was observed in Lahore by two groups of people who demanded declaring him a "national hero" of Pakistan.
He alleged that Kahengeri was not a true freedom fighter.
Valiant freedom fighter Taraman Bibi will get allowance under "Bir Pratik" category, he said.
There is an old saying among students of world history and politics: "One person's terrorist is another person's freedom fighter." What do you think this means?
Bargarh (Odisha) [India], Aug 11 (ANI): Noted freedom fighter Dayanidhi Nayak, who struggled against the British Government during the Quit India movement, breathed his last at his native village, Panimora on Saturday at the age of 95.
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